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Re: Bug#224742: Related to this issue...

On Wed, Dec 31, 2003 at 04:17:54AM -0500, Branden Robinson wrote:
> On Fri, Dec 26, 2003 at 05:06:33PM +0000, Colin Watson wrote:
> > On Fri, Dec 26, 2003 at 05:12:19PM +0100, Enrico Zini wrote:
> > > On Fri, Dec 26, 2003 at 04:43:59PM +1000, Anthony Towns wrote:
> > > > Voila, your access to the control bot is revoked. Act like a grown up
> > > > for a month, and it'll be re-enabled.
> > 
> > It would be good if owner@bugs could be told when this happens; if only
> > because the complaints come to that role address.
> This isn't the first time Mr. Towns has banned someone from using the
> BTS without discussing it with his fellow BTS admins, or even notifying
> them in a timely manner.

However, I just spotted that aj's left a note in the config file
explaining why the control ban was set and until when, which works for
me. So I retract my earlier comment.

> Should Mr. Towns's administrative privileges with the Debian BTS be
> revoked for, say, a month or so, to give him time to consider how to
> better work as a member of an administrative *team*?

Frankly, I don't think that attempting to stir up strife among the
members of an administrative team (noting your Cc) is going to impress
anyone. As debating tactics go, it seems underhanded to me.


Colin Watson                                  [cjwatson@flatline.org.uk]

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